A bunch of youngsters held a birthday celebration throwing all the coronavirus guidelines to the wind. The incident took place in Mahisagar district's Virpur. In the video, a man could be seen cutting cakes with a sword during the birthday party. Nobody is wearing masks and maintaining social distancing.
-शराब उड़ाकर बर्थडे सेलिब्रेशन
-तलवार से केक कटिंग
-मास्क गायब, #SocialDistancing का मज़ाक
ये गुजरात के महिसागर जिले के वीरपुर की तस्वीर है, जहां दबंगो ने कुछ इस तरह जमकर कानून का मख़ौल उड़ाया। @indiatvnews @SP_Mahisagar @dgpgujarat @GujaratPolice @PradipsinhGuj @CMOGuj pic.twitter.com/XEI2nnPfVY— Nirnay Kapoor (@nirnaykapoor) July 11, 2020
Meanwhile, with a record single-day increase of 27,114 cases, India's COVID-19 tally zoomed past the eight-lakh mark on Saturday, just four days after crossing the seven-lakh post, according to health ministry data.
The total coronavirus caseload in the country surged to 8,20,916 on Saturday while the death toll climbed to 22,123 with 519 people succumbing to the disease in 24 hours, the updated data at 8 am showed.